hole-in-the-wall

noun
\ ˈhōl-in-ṯẖə-ˈwȯl How to pronounce hole-in-the-wall (audio) \
plural holes-in-the-wall

Definition of hole-in-the-wall

: a small and often unpretentious out-of-the-way place (such as a restaurant)

First Known Use of hole-in-the-wall

1856, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of hole-in-the-wall was in 1856

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hole in one

hole-in-the-wall

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“Hole-in-the-wall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hole-in-the-wall. Accessed 30 Jun. 2022.

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